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UAB’s Sheikh is one of the first female transplant surgeons from Pakistan

The strength of UAB is its people. Students, faculty and staff are engaged in their work and aim to positively impact the world.

Source: Kaleido Scope
Published: 18 May 2021

Abdominal Pain Among Older Adults

Biliary disease is the leading reason for acute abdominal surgery among older adults ... Diverticular disease typically manifests as lower gastrointestinal bleeding or diverticulitis.

Source: Medscape
Published: 10 May 2021

Investigation and Management of Hepatic Incidentalomas

gastrointestinal stromal tumors and cystic pancreatic neoplasms. Hemangiomas are benign lesions that are mostly small and stable and usually do not require intervention. Surgery need only be ...

Source: Medscape
Published: 13 May 2021

Rational Approach to Antimicrobial Therapy: The Gastrointestinal System

These may be considered immediately prior and during hepatobiliary surgery where infection has been established to lessen the risk of contamination. However, if evidence of severe biliary obstruction is present then antibiotics excreted primarily in the ...

Source: VIN
Published: 23 Mar 2019

Clinical Experience and Rotations

SLU Acute Care Surgery sees the highest acuity urgent and emergent ... The Surgical Oncology/Colorectal rotation provides for the challenge of complex hepatobiliary and gastrointestinal operations including laparoscopic, robotic, and open experience ...

Source: Saint Louis University
Published: 10 Jun 2020

Minimally Invasive Surgery

In many cases, we perform robotic-assisted laparoscopic surgery to diagnose, stage, and treat abdominal, gynecologic, lung, esophageal, prostate, hepatobiliary, and gastrointestinal cancers. This approach enhances visualization, allows for a high level of ...

Source: mskcc.org
Published: 17 Aug 2020

General Surgery Hospitals In New Delhi, National Capital Territory of Delhi

Joint Replacement Surgery, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Physiotherapy, Renal Sciences, Respiratory Medicine, Opthalmology, Oncology Surgery, Neurology, Ayurvedic Treatment for Gynaecology Jeevan Mala Hospital General Surgery, Paediatrics, Ophthalmology ...

Source: Prokerala
Published: 04 Mar 2018

Department announces four professorships, one chair

Recently, the Department of Surgery named four professors to newly established professorships as well as one professor to a newly established chair. The below professorships and chairs are listed in alphabetical order of the holding faculty member.

Source: Kaleido Scope
Published: 12 May 2021

Charles Binkley

Binkley, MD, joined the Markkula Center as the director of bioethics after 14 years as a practicing hepatobiliary ... He completed his surgery residency at the University of Michigan, spending two years as an NIH-sponsored Gastrointestinal Surgery Fellow.

Source: Santa Clara University
Published: 11 Aug 2020

Division of Surgical Oncology

The General Surgery Residency program remains one of ... complex surgical oncology from our very high volume of patients with hepatobiliary, pancreatic, colorectal, and other gastrointestinal tumors, as well as breast, sarcoma, melanoma, and neuroendocrine ...

Source: Baylor College of Medicine
Published: 13 Aug 2020

Cottage Opens New Pediatric Surgery Clinic

Cottage Children’s Medical Center has opened a new Pediatric Surgery Clinic led by Dr. Robert C. Kanard, who has been appointed as chief of pediatric surgery. The Pediatric Surgery Clinic, 5333 ...

Source: Noozhawk
Published: 12 May 2021

Claudius H. Conrad

Let this doctor know you found them on Boston magazine’s Find It Boston. Dr. Conrad is Chief of General Surgery and Surgical Oncology and Director of the Liver, Pancreas and Biliary Center at St ...

Source: Boston Magazine
Published: 09 Jan 2020

Gastrointestinal Clinical Oncology Team

Dr Diana Tait is a Consultant in Clinical Oncology specialising in upper and lower gastrointestinal tumours, and hepatobiliary malignancy. She has a particular interest in technical radiotherapy, its combination with chemotherapy, and addressing the ...

Source: icr.ac.uk
Published: 17 Aug 2020

Destination weight loss

Professor Dr Basil Ammori, Consultant - Laparoscopic Bariatric, Gastrointestinal, Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgeon and Dr Toufic Ata, Consultant Laparoscopic Bariatric and General Surgery are ...

Source: Khaleej Times
Published: 15 Apr 2021

General Surgery Residency

We offer extensive clinical exposure to robotic procedures performed with highly experienced faculty in a broad spectrum of specialties, including bariatric, hepatobiliary, GI, cardiac and thoracic surgery. Notably, we offer our trainees extensive ...

Source: Baylor College of Medicine
Published: 13 Aug 2020

Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma: Genomic Heterogeneity Between Eastern and Western Patients

Show More 1 Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, The Affiliated Hospital of Qingdao University, Qingdao, People’s Republic of China Intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (IHCCA), a global health problem, is increasing in incidence and has differing etiologies ...

Source: ascopubs.org
Published: 18 Jun 2020

The future of robotic surgery in safe hands

In China, the demand for minimally invasive surgery has promoted ... ranging from gastrointestinal and cardiothoracic, to hepatobiliary, urologic, and gynaecological surgeries.

Source: Nature
Published: 14 May 2020

Burjeel Hospital: Destination weight loss

Dr Basil Ammori, Consultant Laparoscopic Bariatric, Gastrointestinal, Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic ... reflux among others can opt for bariatric surgery, after they have exhausted all other ...

Source: Gulf News
Published: 12 Apr 2021

The laparoscopic instruments market is expected to reach USD 22.1 billion by 2026 from an estimated USD 12.3 billion in 2021, at a CAGR of 12.5%

Laparoscopic instruments form an integral part of a range of general surgery procedures, including gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary, pancreatic, and abdominal wall surgeries, such as single-site ...

Source: Benzinga.com
Published: 23 Apr 2021

2019 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium

Pembrolizumab versus chemotherapy as second-line therapy for advanced esophageal cancer: Phase III KEYNOTE-181 study. Kojima et al. Efficacy and safety of trifluridine/tipiracil (FTD/TPI) in patients (pts) with metastatic gastric cancer (mGC) with or ...

Source: ascopubs.org
Published: 15 Aug 2020

Guidewires Market Size and Share: Covid-19 Impact…

This is because the procedure involves minimum risk, less pain and faster recovery time compared to open surgery. Interventional radiology is highly suitable for vascular, gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary, pulmonary and genitourinary diseases. As the ...

Source: PharmiWeb
Published: 04 May 2021

Critical Care Hospitals In New Delhi, National Capital Territory of Delhi

The list given below shows diagnostic centres, clinical laboratories and hospitals in New Delhi, National Capital Territory of Delhi specializing in Critical Care related treatment and diagnostic services. Escorts Heart Institute And Research Centre ...

Source: Prokerala
Published: 07 Mar 2018

The laparoscopic instruments market is expected to reach USD 22.1 billion by 2026 from an estimated USD 12.3 billion in 2021, at a CAGR of 12.5%

Laparoscopic instruments form an integral part of a range of general surgery procedures, including gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary, pancreatic, and abdominal wall surgeries, such as single-site (LESS) appendectomy, single-site (LESS) cholecystectomy ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 23 Apr 2021

Elevated Liver Values in Dogs: What Next?

Hepatobiliary and vascular disorders can originate primarily from the liver but can also be secondary to multiple extrahepatic disorders such as gastrointestinal ... abdominal surgery or endoscopic retrograde cholangiography. Laboratory tests aim to ...

Source: VIN
Published: 15 Mar 2018

Pathology Fellowships

There are dedicated rotations in toxicology and police laboratories, monthly clinicopathology conferences with trauma surgery service ... specimens relating to adult and pediatric gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary disease. SSM Health Saint Louis ...

Source: Saint Louis University
Published: 16 Sep 2017

At Work: Medical Oncologist Ghassan Abou-Alfa

In 1992, I joined the Yale School of Medicine for postdoctoral training, and it was there that I first became interested in gastrointestinal oncology ... with [Memorial Sloan Kettering hepatobiliary surgeon] Ronald DeMatteo, a book in lay language called ...

Source: mskcc.org
Published: 10 May 2015

Global Laparoscopic Scissors Market 2024: Size, Key Companies, Trends, Growth and Regional Forecasts Research

and end-use portfolio of the industry over the forecast timeframe Laparoscopic scissors are one type of specific surgical instruments used in a laparoscopic surgery which is a modern surgical ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 19 Apr 2021

Liver metastases

In some settings, liver surgeons will be a part of the primary cancer care multidisciplinary team but in other settings, the management team will involve primarily dedicated hepatobiliary specialists.

Source: Nature
Published: 15 Apr 2021